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Prov 23 Insight #1

I’ve been studying Proverbs 23 this last week since getting our official #23 for siblings. I’ve spent some time reading it, reading it in different translations, and trying to determine what these monthly studies will look like. I think I want to incorporate some memory, some original word searches and more, but first let me

A Walk With Children

There is nothing like holding the tiny hand of a little child and having them look up to you with full confidence, an insurmountable feeling of pride, an unwavering sense of security and a profound love and respect for you. This is what I felt when my 6 year old sponsor child looked up at

Fly Fishing – Lessons from the Trout

Matthew 4:1-11Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. And after He had fasted forty days and forty nights, He then became hungry. And the tempter came and said to Him, “If You are the Son of God, command that these stones become bread.” But He

Mist in the Wind

James 4:14 Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes. Thoughts: Time flies with or without the fun. We are but a mist in the wind that appears for a little while and then vanish. That

The Blood Stripe

Revelation 5:9-10 And they sang a new song: “You are worthy to take the scroll and to open its seals, because you were slain, and with your blood you purchased men for God from every tribe and language and people and nation. You have made them to be a kingdom and priests to serve our

The Great Escape

Every one of us will face it, every one of us will make wrong choices with it, every one of us will flee from it at times and fact be known, every one of us will continue to deal with it until our day comes. The question is, what do we do with it. The

Life with Virtues

Colossians 3:12-14 Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect

Treasure in Jars of Clay

2 Corinthians 4:6-10For God, who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” made his light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Christ. But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God

The Concept of Love

1 Corinthians 13:3-8If I give all I possess to the poor and surrender my body to the flames, but have not love, I gain nothing. Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily

Do we listen, do we hear?

Acts 8:26-30 Now an angel of the Lord said to Philip, “Go south to the road—the desert road—that goes down from Jerusalem to Gaza.” So he started out, and on his way he met an Ethiopian eunuch, an important official in charge of all the treasury of Candace, queen of the Ethiopians. This man had